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Hedge Funds

Hedge funds are portfolios of investments that utilize complex investment strategies to maximize returns of investment whilst reducing risk through the use of numerous financial instruments. Hedge funds are typically established as private investment partnerships that incorporate small numbers of investors who present significant sums of money as an initial investment. Hedge funds are thus run and managed by highly specialist investment professionals.

Created by industry professionals with a wealth of experience, Fitzwilliam Institute's online Postgraduate Diploma in Hedge Funds course features case studies and real life hedge funds briefs, to hone best skills and practices. Our practical skills approach model provides you with hands-on experience from key industry figures and all the skills you need for a successful career.

Course Features
Benefiting from over 30 years' experience, Fitzwilliam Institute's online Postgraduate Diploma in Hedge Funds course features:

Comprehensive modules covering all aspects of hedge funds: Introduction to Hedge Funds, Structure of Hedge Funds, Financial Laws, Regulations and Compliance, Hedge Fund Strategies, Risk Characteristics of Hedge Funds, Measuring Returns & Performance, Hedge Fund Investing, Financial Accounting, and many more.

Interactive course expert support, advice and guidance from leading industry professionals. Always ready to help and answer any questions you might have throughout the course, all of our hedge funds course experts are top industry professionals with many years of successful experience. This online course contains the core and vital industry key skillset and, on completion, all of our students are industry-ready.

Real life hedge funds briefs. Fitzwilliam Institute's Postgraduate Diploma in Hedge Funds offers practical and specific skills that can be applied in real world situations. You will gain exposure to invaluable toolkits and prepare real life hedge funds briefs, which will enable you to improve your work portfolio.

Flexible online learning. Fitzwilliam Institute's Postgraduate Diploma in Hedge Funds course can be completed in your own time, from the comfort of your own home, to suit your lifestyle. You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar yeara. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Hedge Funds Jobs, Networking and Volunteer Opportunities. Benefiting from over 30 years of industry experience, Fitzwilliam Institute are extremely well placed within the industry. Employers are always looking for Fitzwilliam Institute's students and alumni. Fitzwilliam Institute's website features a comprehensive jobs and volunteer opportunities section.

Entry requirements

Criteria for eligibility must be met in full prior to commencing the programme. For successful enrollment on the Postgraduate Diploma course, the minimum entry requirement is a prior Degree level qualification.

Duration

You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Further enquiries

Tel: 01 283 4579
Email: info@fitzwilliaminstitutegroup.ie

Subjects taught

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Comment

On successful completion of this course you will receive a Postgraduate level qualification that is certified and awarded by the ICM (Institute of Commercial Management).

Application date

Enrolment intake is strictly limited on this course. Early application is advised. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Course fee

€1995. To secure your place on the course the full fee is required. All fees must be paid in full before the course begins. Please note, the full course fees are inclusive of all course materials and certification costs.

Enrolment and start dates

Please contact Fitzwilliam Institute for next available start date.

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